Garnett: This Bill is About Saving Lives

May 2, 2019

(May 2) – Majority Leader Alec Garnett, D-Denver, released the following statement in response to reports of a lawsuit being filed against the life-saving Extreme Risk Protection Order Law, HB19-1177: the Deputy Zackari Parrish III Violence Prevention Act. “This bill is about saving lives. We recently lived through a situation in Colorado where someone who

House Approves Bill to Address Opioid Crisis

May 2, 2019

House Democrats have long been working on solutions to the opioid the opioid crisis (May 2) – The House approved Rep. Bri Buentello and Rep. Jonathan Singer’s bill to require certain health care providers who have prescriptive authority to complete substance use disorder training as part of their continuing education and prohibits a physician or